seduction

[ si-duhk-shuhn ]
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noun
  1. an act or instance of seducing, especially sexually.

  2. the condition of being seduced.

  1. a means of seducing; enticement; temptation.

Origin of seduction

1
First recorded in 1520–30; from Latin sēductiōn-, stem of sēductiō “a leading aside,” from sēduct(us) “led aside” (past participle of sēdūcere “to lead aside”; see seduce) + -iō -ion
  • Also se·duce·ment [si-doos-muhnt, -dyoos-]. /sɪˈdus mənt, -ˈdyus-/.

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seduction

/ (sɪˈdʌkʃən) /


noun
  1. the act of seducing or the state of being seduced

  2. a means of seduction

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